STEM (or STEAM) is becoming a hot topic in the world of homeschooling. The funny thing about it though is that it's not a new concept. Nope. Not at all. It just so happens that the STEM acronym made its debut in 2001 after being upgraded from what used to be known as SMET. However, as… Continue reading To STEM or Not to STEM?
My name is Cescelie Jelks. I am a homeschooling mother of two. My son is currently 17 years of age and my daughter is 14. Our homeschooling journey began shortly after my son began first grade at our local public elementary school. I was not at all concerned about him beginning school. I knew that… Continue reading Why I Decided to Homeschool My African American Son
"It was once again time for the annual Science Fair at Easy Creek Elementary School. Anna wasn't excited about the upcoming event because of the embarrassing projects she'd come up with during her 3rd and 4th grade years. This was her last year of elementary school, and she wanted this year to be different. Anna… Continue reading New Huddleston Family Favorite Book: Anna, Kid Engineer